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Lourdes Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine Awarded
By WestKyStar & Lourdes Staff
PADUCAH, KY - Lourdes Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine has been named a 2017 Center of Distinction by Healogics, Inc. the nation's largest provider of advanced wound care services. Lourdes Wound Care Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum healing rate of at least 91percent within 30 median days to heal. 

There were 635 Centers eligible for the Center of Distinction award, but only 427 achieved the honor. "Every day we are trying to make a difference for our patients to help them return to a better quality of life without being limited by achronic wound," says Dr. Timothy Ranval, Medical Director of the Lourdes Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine. "The Center of Distinction honor is exciting and supports our mission of truly providing hope and healing to the patients we serve. 

"Lourdes Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine is a member of the Healogics network of nearly 700 Wound Care Centers and provides access to benchmarking data and proven experience treating approximately 2.5million chronic wounds. Lourdes Wound Care offers highly specialized wound care to patients suffering from diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections and other chronic wounds which have not healed in a reasonable amount of time. Advanced treatments include negative pressure wound therapy, bio-engineered skin substitutes, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, biological and biosynthetic dressings and growth factor therapies.

Published 10:50 PM, Tuesday Mar. 20, 2018
Updated 10:57 PM, Tuesday Mar. 20, 2018

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